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New vacancy for KTP Associate in New Crop Breeding Technologies

18-06-2020

Tozer Seeds have a vacancy for a Lead Associate for a Knowledge Transfer Partnership with the Centre for Novel Agricultural Products in the Department of Biology, University of York.

Tozer Seeds are the largest independent UK vegetable breeding company and innovation within plant breeding is what drives our business. We are pleased to partner with the University of York for this Knowledge Transfer.

The aim of this KTP is to use cutting-edge plant breeding technologies to increase the speed, scale and efficiency of vegetable breeding.

This project, based at Tozer Seeds, requires a lead researcher with a PhD in Plant Science or similar subject. This project will run for a fixed term of 28 months more details can be found here

Apply by the 19th July 2020

KTP 2020 Job description

 

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